Why Japan Hasn't Led IoT Junko Yoshida 11/19/2015 Post a comment During his keynote speech at the Embedded/IoT Technology conference, Ken Sakamura, creator of TRON, Japan’s home-grown RTOS, blasted Japanese embedded designers for their inability to lead the Internet of Things on the world stage.
Mini-MBA Focuses on IoT Impact on Supply Chain Susan Fourtané 11/19/2015 Post a comment Value supply chains are looking for qualified talent with knowledge on today's organizational structure, the latest technological developments, and processes that will shape the next-generation supply chain. Rutgers Business School Executive Education new Mini-MBA aims to provide those skills.
Is Detroit Dead Meat? Junko Yoshida 11/16/2015 Post a comment Calling Detroit’s auto industry ‘dead meat’ presumes that car OEMs lack the skills to develop software-centric cars. I don’t disagree. But any conclusion that requires an almost blind faith in Google and Apple makes me leery.
Ensure Your Supply Chain Can Weather the Storm Evan Puzey 11/12/2015 Post a comment For supply chain and transportation experts, weather is top of mind as they work to anticipate potential pitfalls. Technology, visibility, and transportation management solutions have a vital role to play in that preparation.
10 Early Stage Technology Innovations Point to the Future Hailey Lynne McKeefry 11/12/2015 Post a comment Emerging technologies, including printed electronics, wearable technology, 3D printing, sensors, energy harvesting, electric vehicles and new advanced materials,are set to change the electronics market. Here's a look at 10 innovative embryonic technologies.
New European Medical Device & IVD Regulations Impact Supply Chain Paula McCarthy 11/3/2015 Post a comment Newly revised legislation around medical devices hopes to address technological and scientific progress while maintaining fair and free trade of devices. In this latest round, the proposed regulations, for the first time, defines ‘importer’ and a ‘distributor,’ and outlines new responsibilities for each.
A Guide to 5 Common Malware Monsters Hailey Lynne McKeefry 10/30/2015 Post a comment Supply pros handle a lot of sensitive data, from product designs and work orders to purchase orders and supplier info, so staying ahead of hackers looking to monetize stolen data is critical.
Verizon Unveils ThingSpace IoT Platform Jessica Lipsky 10/29/2015 Post a comment Verizon wants to connect billions of things within its 4G LTE network. The company announced an Internet of Things development platform, ThingSpace, for connectivity in smart cities, healthcare, agriculture, energy, and sharing platforms.
Manufacturing Straps on its 3D Glasses Mike McDonald 10/26/2015 Post a comment Additive manufacturing, or 3D printing, allows machines to work directly from a computer model, and designers devise completely new concepts on the fly without regard for existing manufacturing limitations.
Conquering the Big Data Frontier Suhas Marathe 10/16/2015 Post a comment Big data is the newest frontier for exploration in the high tech world. A look at the boldest American explorers and frontiersman offers a guide to surviving and thriving in this new world.
10 Wearables That Want to Change the World Hailey Lynne McKeefry 10/12/2015 (5) comments Unicef, ARM and frog teamed up to ask electronics designers worldwide to think creatively about how wearable technology could change the way people solve some of the world's biggest problems.
ITS: Car OEMs See Role as Service Providers Junko Yoshida 10/7/2015 Post a comment Carmakers have been great at playing two cards -- “Safety” and “lower carbon emissions”—to public funding. They are now adding the third card, “mobility as a service,” to cozy up with regulators while re-inventing the industry.
Amazon Robotics: IoT In The Warehouse Pablo Valerio 10/1/2015 (1) comment The real magic of robots and the Internet of Things is happening right now at Amazon's vast fulfillment warehouses in the US. See what it's all about, and learn how simple robotics can transform your organization's logistical needs.
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